The BC Rehab Gert Vorsteher Memorial Award was created to assist individuals with a physical disability who are undertaking or have undertaken rehabilitation at G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre. Recipients of this award demonstrate incredible determination toward their personal rehabilitation goals and pursuing their own independence.

Next Application Deadline


  • Friday, March 24th, 2023

Gert Vorsteher Award Application

  • Additional Information
    Please include the name of two members of your support team at GF Strong. We encourage members of your rehab team to write letters of support for your application.
  • Max. file size: 64 MB.
    Please feel free to attach any additional information you feel relevant to this application!
  • Before you submit an application for the BC Rehab Gert Vorsteher Memorial Award please note:
    • In the event of any material change in circumstances before the awards ceremony, our committee has the discretion to reallocate awards.
    • If you are a successful recipient of the Gert Vorsteher Award you will be expected to submit a follow-up report 6 months after receiving your award.
    • By applying for this award you agree to allow BC Rehab to use your name and photograph on our website or in any related media material if you are a successful applicant. You will be required to sign a media release form should you be an award recipient.